Activities Assistant / Activities Aide - Norfolk, Consulate Health Care of

Consulate Health Care - Norfolk, VA2.7

Job ID 45240

Position Location US-VA-Norfolk

Facility Name Norfolk, Consulate Health Care of

Job Category Activities

Position Status FT (Full Time)

Job Overview

Consulate Health Care of Norfolk

Norfolk, VA

Activities Assistant

Purpose of Your Job Position

As an Activities Assistant (Therapeutic Recreational Assistant), you are responsible for providing support to the Director of Therapeutic Recreational Services by carrying out the established plan for resident activities and recreation. No supervisory function.

Duties and Responsibilities

Assist with resident activities, assessments, and activities profiles.
Assist in scheduling movies, planning parties, and providing games/activities for residents.
Encourage residents to participate in recreational social activities so that all residents are involved in activities by engaging in and organizing games, crafts, religious services, parties, etc.
Assist Director of Therapeutic Recreational Services in expanding services.
May be trained and assigned to perform the Customer Care Liaison duties as needed.
Perform other duties, as assigned.
Education and Experience

Must possess, as a minimum, a high school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent.
Some experience preferred in providing recreation services to residents in a health care setting.
Must possess current unencumbered valid state drivers license.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Flexible schedule evenings and weekends.

Company Overview

Where Will Compassion Take You?

At Consulate Health Care, we're looking for talented, compassionate and hard-working individuals who are eager to serve others. Our team members go above and beyond to give our residents and patients the care they deserve — so you'll find that every day with Consulate Health Care offers new and exciting opportunities to learn and grow.

Compassionate hearts and passionate dedication – these two qualities shine in our team members and provide the foundation for our mission of “Providing Service With Our Hearts and Hands” . The compassion you'll show to residents, patients and their families is the lifeline of our business, while relationships with your peers and coworkers will strengthen our vibrant, diverse community.

Consulate Health Care is one of the nation's leading providers of Senior healthcare services, specializing in post-acute care. Operating in 21 states, we offer services ranging from short-term transitional care to Alzheimer’s and dementia care.

24-hour skilled nursing care
Comprehensive post-acute care
Physical, Occupational and Speech therapies
"Your Journey Home" short-term rehab program
Alzheimer's and dementia care
Care for medically-complex patients